User details
ID 2062523215 Email address cnc@castagnamediation.com
Status Active
Gender Male
Photo photos/Charles-Castagna.jpg
Web folder charles-castagna
Contact information
First name Charles Last name Castagna
Full name Charles Nelson Castagna
Corporation Charles N. Castagna Mediation, Inc.
Address 1 1275 Cleveland Street
City Clearwater
ZIP Code 33755
State Florida
Phone (727) 446-4221 Fax (727) 448-0028
URL www.castagnamediation.com
CC name Linda Blanar CC email clwrbch@msn.com
Formal Qualifications & Memberships
Judge? No
ADR services 11,1,2
Education

After graduating from the Florida State University College of Law in 1980, Mr. Castagna served the Florida Supreme Court for two years as a law clerk to the Honorable James C Adkins, Jr.

Memberships

Charles has also been selected as an Independent Appeals Committee Reviewer, Policyholder Remediation Plan for Prudential Policyholders (administered by the Collins Center for Public Policy, Inc.).

He served as a member of the Florida Supreme Court Standing Committee on Mediation and Arbitration Rules from 1993 - 2001, as President of the Florida Association of Professional Family Mediators (2000-2002) and President of the Florida Academy of Professional Mediators (Academy) 2002 - 2004. Based on his extensive mediation experience and advanced training, he has attained **DIPLOMATE** status in the Academy.

 

Biography

In 1990 he formed Charles N. Castagna, P.A, where he established a general civil practice, including mediation and arbitration. By 1992 his practice had shifted primarily to mediation and in 1994 he formed and became president of the Mediation Center of Tampa Bay, Inc., now known as Charles N. Castagna Mediation, Inc. Since then he has been a full-time Circuit, Family and Federal Court Mediator, and has now conducted more than 3,000 mediation hearings. His mediation experience includes civil rights, commercial, condominium, construction, contract, corporate, employment/non-compete, family law (all issues), franchise disputes, insurance coverage and bad faith, personal injury and wrongful death, premises and product liability, probate, professional liability (accounting, dental, legal and medical), real estate and securities (NASD Mediation Panel Member). He has also been selected as an Independent Appeals Committee Reviewer, Policyholder Remediation Plan for Prudential Policyholders (administered by the Collins Center for Public Policy, Inc.).

He served as a member of the Florida Supreme Court Standing Committee on Mediation and Arbitration Rules from 1993 - 2001, as a member of the Mediator Ethics Advisory Committee (MEAC) from 2010 - 2018, as a member of the ADR Rules and Policy Committee from 2018 - present, as President of the Florida Association of Professional Family Mediators (2000-2002) and President of the Florida Academy of Professional Mediators (Academy) 2002 - 2004. Based on his extensive mediation experience and advanced training, he has attained Diplomate status in the Academy.

Mr. Castagna has been selected as a Leading Florida Attorney in the area of Alternative Dispute Resolution. He is also the recipient of the 13th Judicial Circuit Mediation and Diversion Services Outstanding Family Mediator Award and has been selected for inclusion in the 13th Edition of Who s Who in American Law.

ADR Practice & Case Experience
Additional languages 1
Practice started 1990
Rates

General Civil (2 parties) $375/hour

Federal (2 parties) $400/hour

Dispute areas 1,7,9,13,15,16,17,18,20,22,27,28,34,35,37,43,48,50,57,58,59,61,63,66,67,68,71,75,76,77,85,88,94
Calendar Settings
Private calendar purchased No
Calendar preference Enabled Calendar display type 5 day
Calendar last update time Jul 18 2019
Booking
Whole days Disabled
Location options Clearwater, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Pasco, other
Notes prompt Please provide name and contact information for opposing counsel, as well as the location (city, state) for the mediation...
Requested Date Automatically Held/Booked? Disabled Auto hold type On Hold Ask if all attending counsel agreed on date? Enabled
Notes mandatory? Yes
Additional attendees No
GoogleMaps
Map enabled Yes Streetview enabled Yes
Latitude 27.9699993
Longitude -82.7799988
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Calendar Last Updated Jul 18 2019
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